How do we make sense of those prophetic books? Are they for us? Are they just for the people of the time? We take a look at the rise of the prophets in one of the darkest times in Israel's history, the exile.
God's story is both cosmic in scope and intimate in care, we see that as he chose to fulfil his purposes in a family. But why did God choose Abraham and the people of Israel to be the ones who would be a blessing to the whole world?
Why on earth did God choose Israel? Why Israel, out of all the millions of people groups across the entire expanse of the earth, did the Almighty God choose to centre His whole story on one random nomadic tribe in the Middle East?
Ever wondered why God seems so cross in the Old Testament, and so meek and gentle in the new? Joshua shows us that the difference isn't as big as it first seems, and that the whole Bible proclaims the one true God whom we have got to get to know.